The Myths and Facts of Energy Drinks

August 4, 2016

Did you know only about 6 in 10 Americans do not read past news headlines? The public is frequently misled by sensational headlines that are developed…

Five Facts about Sports Drinks

August 3, 2016

Staying hydrated during exercise and physical activity is essential, especially during the hot summer months. Sports drinks are one of the options offered…

USA TODAY: “Better-informed consumers, not surcharges, can help prevent obesity.”

August 2, 2016

Soda taxes have become a hot topic in recent months with plenty of misinformation swirling about. The USA TODAY editorial board has taken a hard look at…

Why People See Through Soda Taxes

July 28, 2016

Politicians who try and slap taxes on common grocery items quickly learn that people see these regressive taxes for what they are – a government money…

Stay Hydrated This Weekend!

July 22, 2016

The dog days of summer are upon us and this weekend is shaping up to be a scorcher in many regions of the country. While it’s always important to stay…

Making Every Drop Count

July 21, 2016

America’s beverage companies are leaders in responsible water management. They have made it a priority to conserve water and to ensure what they use…

An Industry of Firsts

July 20, 2016

Forty seven years ago today, American astronaut Neil Armstrong became the first person to walk on the moon. His famous words, “That’s one small step…

Debunking False Claims on Low-Calorie Sweeteners

July 19, 2016

Just yesterday, we wrote about the positive impact low- and no-calorie sweeteners can have on weight management. The International Food Information Council…

The Facts About Low- and No-Calorie Sweeteners

July 18, 2016

Low- and no-calorie sweeteners found in many beverages contain few, if any, calories. This can help people reduce their calorie intakes and aid them in…

Focusing On What Works Rather than Fighting Over What Doesn’t

July 14, 2016

Politicians often try and sell soda taxes by claiming they will lower obesity and make people healthier.
In an op-ed for the Orlando Sentinel, American…